Suncor Reviews

Updated 5 Aug 2020

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4.0
74%
Recommend to a Friend
89%
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Suncor President & CEO Steve Williams
Steve Williams
298 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good company, good pay for co-op students(in 67 reviews)

  • "Challenging work and great people(in 57 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Review"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Financial Analyst in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Suncor full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Salary and benefits, nice gym

    Cons

    Politics , not a lot of opportunities to move up

  2. "Good perks"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Power Engineer in Fort Saskatchewan, AB

    I worked at Suncor full-time

    Pros

    Would highly recommend, excellent pay- lots of perks, treat their employees well

    Cons

    not a small company so follow the rules


  3. Helpful (1)

    "Its who you know"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Human Resources Manager in Calgary, AB
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Suncor full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Well resourced and competitive total compensation

    Cons

    Predetermined path for the clique if you belong - it you don't well.... Middle leadership (directors, VP) are through tenure rather than results and are very stale.

  4. "Good, old fashioned conventional energy company"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Director in New York, NY

    I have been working at Suncor full-time

    Pros

    Takes care of employees, values loyalty.

    Cons

    Slow moving, limited opportunities, conventional thinking.

  5. "Transformational Journey"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Human Resources Manager in Calgary, AB

    I have been working at Suncor full-time

    Pros

    Progressive, people focused, safety, great CEO, sustainable

    Cons

    Political, large, complex systems and processes, lack of technology, rigid comp structure

  6. "Great Place to Work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Technical Advisor in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Suncor full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Lots of challenging roles, leaders are considerate, great vision, high safety standards and sense of community

    Cons

    Cumbersome systems, sometimes bureaucratic, departments have conflicting priorities

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  7. "Values?"

    1.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manager in Calgary, AB
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Suncor full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Suncor values are what every company should have.

    Cons

    The executive leadership preaches these values, unfortunately site leadership does not. I am not sure if the executive leaders are aware or if the corporate values are lip service.

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  8. "Good"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Power Systems Engineer in St. John's, NL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Suncor full-time

    Pros

    Good employer yep yep yep

    Cons

    Long shifts out at site

  9. Helpful (2)

    "Going downhill"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Advisor in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Suncor full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Salary and benefits are giod

    Cons

    All talk. Inconsistent management With respect to promotions

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  10. "Amazing experience"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Warehouse Technician in Sherwood Park, AB
    Recommends

    I worked at Suncor full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Best group of guys I have worked with. Learned a lot and wish I could have stayed.

    Cons

    Honestly, no cons at all.

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